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Helpful Medical Resources

Here are some medical resources that may be helpful.  Please always ask your doctor or nurse if you have questions about your health.

Preventive Care

Choosing Wisely Campaign

 

http://www.choosingwisely.org/

Fall Prevention

From Ohio Department of Aging

http://www.aging.ohio.gov/steadyu/

Guidelines for Preventative Services for Adults 18-49

From Michigan Quality Improvement Consortium

http://www.hap.org/quality/docs/psg/Adults18-49.pdf

Guidelines for Preventative Services for Adults 50-65+

From Michigan Quality Improvement Consortium

http://www.mqic.org/pdf/mqic_adult_preventive_services_ages_50_to_65plus_cpg.pdf

Preventive Screening Guidelines for Children and Adults

From Health Net

https://www.healthnet.com/static/custom/unprotected/pdfs/Preventive_screenings.pdf

Preventive Care Benefits

Healthcare Marketplace

https://www.healthcare.gov/what-are-my-preventive-care-benefits/#part=1

Patient Tip sheet

Prepare for your appointment

http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/diversity/pdfs/tipsheet.pdf

Preventative Screening Recommendations

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

 http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpao/hwi/resources/preventative_screening.htm

Chronic Disease

Healthy U:  Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

Ohio Department of Aging

http://aging.ohio.gov/services/evidencebasedhealthyagingprograms/

Stroke Fact Sheets

National Stroke Association

http://www.stroke.org/site/PageServer?pagename=library_factsheets

COPD Fact Sheet

American Lung Association

http://www.lung.org/lung-disease/copd/resources/facts-figures/COPD-Fact-Sheet.html

COPD Among Adults in Ohio

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/copd/maps/docs/pdf/OH_COPDFactSheet.pdf

Women’s Health Fact Sheets

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

http://womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/index.html

Men’s Health Facts

 

http://www.menshealthnetwork.org/library/menshealthfacts.pdf

Quitting Smoking

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/cessation/quitting/index.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CdcSmokingAndTobaccoUseFactSheets+(CDC+-+Smoking+and+Tobacco+Use+-+Fact+Sheets)

Tobacco and Smoking Cessation Fact Sheets

National Cancer Institute

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Tobacco

Benefits of Quitting Smoking

 

http://www.who.int/tobacco/quitting/en_tfi_quitting_fact_sheet.pdf

 

Reviewed 7/20/2015